Oliver’s strength is his versatility and systems thinking approach. He is able to apply his diverse knowledge of the environment, sustainability and innovation to take to solve complex business challenges. At NewForesight he works on sector transformation, sustainable impact investing and strategy.

Oliver has a passion for the natural world. He holds a Master of Physics (MPhys) in Environmental Sciences from the University of Hull (UK) where he developed a deep understanding of Earth systems. After seeing that businesses increasingly face significant challenges and opportunities from environmental issues, he went on to study Master of Science (MSc) in Sustainable Business & Innovation from Utrecht University. Building a systems and life-cycle thinking approach to solve business challenges through impact measurement and business model innovation.

Previously, Oliver has worked on implementing circular economy principles into business strategies. Most recently, he worked and conducted his master’s thesis at HEINEKEN, where he developed a toolkit methodology to implement a circular business strategy. He is a member EIT Climate KIC Master Label Alumni and likes to stay connected to climate entrepreneurs, start-ups, and the latest sustainability innovations.


e-mail: oliver.gibbs@newforesight.com
linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ohgibbs/